Role details

Finance Manager

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Major Media Corporation with a specialization in TV and Publishing
  • This position will sit within the TV production group

About Our Client

Major Media Corporation with a specialization in TV and Publishing.

Job Description

Participate in month-end close activities for both the studio and TV network, including the preparation and review of journal entries, summary financials and variance analysis

Liaison between media and joint venture partner to ensure accurate and timely sharing of financial information, including intercompany transactions, cash requirements and ad sales tracking

Working in conjunction with the Production Accounting Team, prepare monthly balance sheet reviews for management

Participate in the P&L consolidation process between the US entity and the international networks

Prepare schedules for quarterly reviews and year-end audit for independent external auditors. Research issues, clarify information, and prepare supporting data

Assist in the departmental budgeting process and presenting monthly financials to key stakeholders, including marketing, production and network executive department

In conjunction with the VP of Finance, develop network annual operating budget and long range plan

Responsible for preparation and review of the General Ledger and Trial Balance

The Successful Applicant

Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting

CPA or MBA preferred

5+ years' experience in financial analysis or public accounting

Experience/solid understanding of fundamental accounting concepts namely accruals, prepaid expenses, and fixed assets capitalization

Must have advanced proficiency with Excel, including experience with pivot tables, charting, and financial formulas

Prior knowledge of media/television industry preferred

Candidate must be a quick learner, detail oriented and be able to multitask

Ability to work independently and manage time effectively

Desire to work in a fast paced environment and ability to adapt to change quickly

What's on Offer

Commensurate with experience

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